Australian Grape & Wine Events Calendar

AWRI Grape and Wine Roadshow Viticulture and Winemaking Griffith Seminars

Date(s) - 26 Nov 2015
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

TAFE Riverina Institute, Griffith Campus


Riverina Wine Grapes Marketing Board & Riverina Winemakers'Assoc. Inc.


Event Region(s)


The Riverina roadshow will consist of three sessions. In the morning there will be a viticulture session and a winemaking session held concurrently, followed by a BBQ lunch. In the afternoon there will be a combined session presented by Wine Australia and the National Irrigators’ Council, providing market updates and information on the Murray Darling Basin Plan.

Viticulture Seminar -Wine and Food Technology Centre, F Block Industry Training

Winemaking Seminar – Wine and Food Technology Centre, Classroom FG22/23

Market Update – Wine and Food Technology Centre, Classroom FG22/23
14.00 – 14.30 The Australian Wine Industry – Successes, opportunities and challenges in the global wine marketplace
Stuart Barclay, General Manager, Marketing – Wine Australia
14.30 – 15.00 An update of Australian Wine Sales
Mark Rowley, Senior Analyst – Wine Australia
15.00 – 15.30 Can the Basin Plan be delivered on time and in full?
Tom Chesson, CEO – National Irrigators’ Council
15.30 Session close

Please advise which sessions you would like to attend, total cost $15.00 includes morning tea and BBQ lunch.

Booking is essential and can be made by contacting your local association:

Viticulture Seminar

Bookings for the viticulture and afternoon sessions must be made via the Riverina Wine Grapes Marketing Board. Payments should be made in person at the office, 182 Yambil Street, Griffith (credit card facilities available).

Winemaking Seminar

Bookings for the winemaking and afternoon sessions can be made by contacting Stuart McGrath-Kerr, Riverina Winemakers’ Association Inc.

Ph: (02) 6964-3504 Email: [email protected].  Book here

Bookings for just the afternoon session can be made by contacting either local association.